Laura Yeates

Laura is a Genetic Counsellor & clinic coordinator at the hypertrophic cardiomyopathy and Genetic Heart Disease clinics at Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, and the Agnes Ginges Centre for Molecular Cardiology, Centenary Institute, Sydney.

Laura provides genetic counseling and support for families with inherited heart disease dealing with issues arising from new diagnosis, clinical screening, implantable cardioverter defibrillators and assisting those individuals who first present after the sudden death of a relative. In addition to this, her role also involves key contribution with families as a part of Prof Chris Semsarian’s research at the Centenary Institute.

In 2014, Laura completed her certification in Genetic Counselling from the Human Genetics Society of Australasia and she is the current Deputy Chair of the Australasian Society of Genetic Counsellors (ASGC).


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